The table below looks at the prevalence of the term IVR in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IVR over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Interactive Voice Response (IVR)
Rank 67 91 82
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -9
Contract jobs citing IVR 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.89% 0.15% 0.082%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.55% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £350 - £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 - £33.50
IVR
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
314 429 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 34.97% 31.82% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 222 162
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 10
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.20 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.37% +23.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.61 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £30.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.08 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.92% +0.42%

IVR
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IVR as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

IVR Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IVR across the Buckinghamshire region.

IVR Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IVR across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IVR Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IVR across the Buckinghamshire region.

IVR Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IVR
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IVR within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +20 7 £375 -
High Wycombe - 1 £270 -
IVR
South East

IVR
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IVR also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IVR.

1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Genesys
4 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) LDAP
4 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 2 (25.00%) JMS
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (25.00%) KANA
4 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Spring
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

IVR
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (12.50%) Introscope
4 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Java Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum Master
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) XML Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) JMS
2 2 (25.00%) jQuery
2 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) REST
2 2 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Kanban
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SDET
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Avaya
2 2 (25.00%) Genesys
2 2 (25.00%) KANA
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft